Rick Neuheisel to be honored by OCYSF

February, 9, 2011
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UCLA football coach Rick Neuheisel will be honored as the 2011 Orange County Youth Sports Foundation sportsman of the year at an April 26 banquet.

The annual honor goes to "individuals who serve as an inspiration to youth and who are leaders in both their sport and their community" according to a news release issued by UCLA. Neuheisel, entering his fourth season as UCLA's coach, will be roasted during the banquet.

He joins the following list of past sportsman of the year recipients:



2010: Mark Sanchez -- Football

2008: Jim Nantz -- Broadcaster

2006: Tim Salmon -- Baseball

2005: Matt Leinart -- Football

2004: Pete Carroll -- Football

2003: Carson Palmer -- Football

2002: Bob Baffert – Horse Racing

2001: Mike Scioscia -- Baseball

2000: Bill Walsh -- Football

1999: Dick Enberg -- Sportscaster

1998: Jerry West -- Basketball

1997: Jackie Slater -- Football

1996: Terry Donahue -- Football

1995: 25th Year Anniversary

1994: Bert Blyleven -- Baseball

1993: Jim Abbott -- Baseball

1992: John McKay -- Football

1991: Nolan Cromwell -- Football

1990: Augie Garrido -- Baseball

1989: Tom Lasorda -- Baseball

1988: John Hall -- Sportswriting

1987: John Robinson -- Football

1986: Tommy John -- Baseball

1985: Greg Louganis – Diving ; Edwin Moses -- Track

1984: Peter Ueberroth -- Olympics

1983: Jack Youngblood -- Football

1982: Bill Mulligan -- Basketball

1981: Hal Sherbeck -- Football

1980: Gene Autry -- Baseball

1979: George Yardley -- Basketball

1978: Paul Salata – Bon Vivant, Football

1977: Donn Moomaw -- Football

1976: Sammy Lee – Olympic Diving

1975: Del Crandall -- Baseball

1974: Eddie West -- Sportswriting

1973: Clare Van Hoorbeke -- Football

1972: Rod Laver -- Tennis

1971: Dan Gurney -- Auto Racing

Peter Yoon

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